Olympic Medal: Men's Short Track 1000m

Feb. 15, 2014 at 7:59 AM

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Victor Ahn of Russia won the Olympic gold medal Saturday in the men's 1,000-meter short-track skating race.

Ahn is a native of South Korea and won three gold medals for that country at the 2006 Olympics. He earned a bronze earlier in these Games in the 1,500-meter race.

The silver in the 1,000 went to another Russian, Vladimir Grigorev. Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands received the bronze.

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